• Cathy writes and publishes for children and adults. She is a former kindergarten and first grade teacher. Cathy earned a graduate certificate in Children’s Literature from Penn State in 2009 and an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Solstice Program at Pine Manor College in 2013. Cathy is the recipient of a 2014 WIP Grant from SCBWI for her manuscript, Poems for Tough Times. Her chapbook of poetry for adults, Getting the Mail, is available from Finishing Line Press, Amazon, and independent book stores.


  • I love reading and writing poems and stories. I hope that my own work for children can bring a little of the joy and companionship to today’s kids that I feel when reading my old, and new, favorite books.

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    My Mailbox


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    The Giant